RAMESHBHAI S. SUHAGIA

Professional Certifications & Registrations

  • GA PE #023027
    Leadership & Team Building Mgmt.
    Trained in CEAL and CAICE
    Construction Safety Training
    Erosion Control Certification

Education

  • MS, Civil Engineering - Transportation, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 1992.
  • MS, Civil Engineering - Structural, L.D. Engineering College, Gujarat University, Ahmadabad, India

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Civil Engineers

Years of Experience

  • Since 1986

Volunteer Affiliations

  • National President of SPCS : A social organization
  • Co-Founder of SMVS, SSMA : A religious organization

As Principal Founder, Mr. Suhagia is responsible for overall Operations Management of “CMES”. With (23) years of technical and managerial experience in the private and publics sectors, he is directly involved in implementing QA/QC programs for each and every job handled by “CMES” and is responsible for proper execution, timely completion and delivery of jobs. As a design engineer / computer programmer, he has worked on the design of infrastructures relating to Highways and Irrigation projects. He has also worked with TRW on various Olympic projects such as Intelligent Vehicle System (IVS), for traffic management during the 1996 Olympic rush. Further experience includes exploring project feasibility, conducting field surveys, preparing designs, construction plans and specifications.

As President of the Company, Mr. Suhagia’s duties include joining in marketing efforts, i.e. to locate, identify and analyze potentially profitable jobs in the market; Overview estimates and rank selected jobs to pursue; submit proposals and go through bidding / negotiation phases to win jobs. Then, put together a team, prepare operating budget, schedule and execution plan for each job brought in. Execution plans are tailored to permit implementing effective Quality Control, Job Cost Control and Schedule Control systems. Mr. Suhagia’s success in completing a wide variety of construction projects within budget and on schedule has demonstrated effective personnel management, budget and schedule control skills which contributed to the company’s growth. To keep a job on track throughout its duration, Mr. Suhagia follows a simple but very powerful approach. He conducts periodic QC and safety meetings, organize monthly progress review meetings and holds conflict management meetings as often as necessary.

PERSONAL

Mr. Ramesh S. Suhagia is a professional with distinctive, educational background and practical experience. He is a compassionate and kind-hearted young man who works hard to live up to the company motto. Suhagia leads the religious group in Atlanta, GA and is also co-founder of the SSMA and SMVS Religious Organizations. He volunteers for charitable fund raising projects. He served as National president of SPCS a nonprofit social organization. Spiritual Advancement and helping others is among the top priority of his personal life.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1996 - PresentSummarized in project completed list are some of the projects successfully completed since the start of CMES in 1996. Mr. Suhagia served as controller, project principal and management support.

  • Total No. of Projects completed : 83
  • Total Contract Amount of Completed Projects : $106,402,406.99

CHATUR B. CHHABHAYA

Professional Certifications & Registrations

  • Real Estate Consultant
  • Real Estate - Land Acquisition
  • Construction Safety Training
  • Erosion Control Certification

Education

  • B.S. Civil Engineering - Gujarat State University, Ahmadabad, India

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Civil Engineers

Years of Experience

  • Since 1986

As Chief Executive Officer and one of the Principle Founders Mr. Chhabhaya is responsible for the overall success of the firm. He works closely with the clients and joins the President in regard to major aspects of projects’ development including planning and program management for every project handled by “CMES”. He is directly involved in Marketing and General Administration of the firm. Personnel management and support in team building for special projects is his specialty. Expertise in implementing job cost control systems has helped “CMES” in bidding successfully highly competitive jobs. Cost control coupled with efficient construction methods has helped “CMES” with repeat jobs. His responsibilities also include general Contract Administration and all legal and financial matters for the company. He also provides needed support to the front line construction force and manages the pool of sub-contractors.

  • Total No. of Projects completed : 83
  • Total Contract Amount of Completed Projects : $106,402,406.99
Mr. Chhabhaya obtained hands on experience in many facets of construction as follows:

Gwinnett County DOT, Intersection Upgrade Projects

  • Cruse Road Sidewalks
  • Peachtree Parkway - Holcombe Bridge RD.Improvements
  • Alexander Park, Phase I
  • Old Snellville RD. & Lakeview Road

Fulton County Government

  • Buffington Road - Phase II - Road Improvements
  • Crabapple Streetscape. - Streetscape & Sewer Improvements

Commercial Construction

  • Annual maintenance and interior renovation of Goldman Sachs Building at 85 Broad Street, New York, NY.
  • Successfully executed multi-floor interior renovation work for Nayana at 17 Battery Park Place, New York, NY covering 250,000 square foot office space in record time.

Georgia Department of Transportation

  • Call Order #12 - Jones Bridge RD.Improvements
  • East Ponce De Leon - Road Improvements

Cobb County DOT

  • Jiles Road widening
  • Jamerson Mill Road Widening

Henry County DOT

  • East lake and McDonald Parkway 4 lane rd. extension